How To Change Mac Address: Hello Friends Today i Gonna To Show You How To Change Mac Address Of Your Wifi Or Lan Adapter. You May Ask Why You Need To change Mac Address Because Sometimes Some Wifi Providers Allow To Use Internet For Only Those People Who Have Registered Their Mac Address With Their Network So Anyone Can Not Be Connected Even If The Wifi is Of Open Security So For Connecting From That Network You Can change MAC Address OF Your Device To A Registered One. (If You Get To know One Of The Registered MAC Address). So This Article Will Clearly Explain You How You Can Change Mac Address Of PC Running On Windows.
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- 2. Linux
What Is MAC Address ?
- MAC stands for “media access control.” MAC addresses are also commonly referred to as physical addresses or hardware addresses, because they correspond to a hardware adapter.
How To View Your Current MAC Address?
Current MAC Address Can Be View By Command Prompt By A Simple Command You Just Need To Follow These Steps:-
- First , Open Command Prompt .
- Type Command ” ipconfig /all “
- This Screen Will Appear
- Look For The Network Adapter
- This Will Show A Physical Address
- That’s It This Is Your MAC Address.
How To Change MAC Address ?
Most Of The Network Card Allow To Change Their Physical Address By Commands .
- First, Go to Network And Security Center .
- Control Panel>> Network And Security Center
- Now Select Desired Adapter , For Which Setting You Want To change.
- Now Right Click On The Adapter , And Goto >> Properties .
- Click On Configure >> Advanced .
- You Will See This Screen
- Click On Network Address.
- Now Fill The New MAC Address Without Dashes Or Colon.
- Click On Save Now You Have Changed Your Mac Address
- You Can Check Whether Address Was Changed Or Not By Above Method.
- Now You Can Connect Even On Protected Network Also.
Modern Linux like Ubuntu typically use Network Manager, which provides a graphical way to spoof a MAC address.
- Click on Network Area Icon >>Edit Connection
- You Can Enter Any Mac Address In Cloned MAC Address Field.
In This Post I Hope You Able To Know How To Change MAC address Of Pc Please Keep Visiting For Such More Tricks And Tips .
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